Thomas A. Bishop
December 5, 1937 -
June 17, 2013
Thomas Andrew Bishop, 75, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2013 at his ranch in Jerome, Idaho.
Tom was born December 5, 1937 in Gouldbusk, Texas. He served in the US Navy and was a local carpenter and contractor for many years. He had a lifelong love of horses, especially Quarter horses. He was rarely seen without his hat and boots. He worked hard, played hard and made many friends along the way.
Tom is survived by his wife of thirty years, Coletta, five children and four step-children; Barbara, Debbie, Karen, Nancy and Marshall. Sherrie, Virginia, Darren and Alvin, 17 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind four sisters and one brother.
Memorial donations may be made to your local hospice.
Published in the Modesto Bee on July 14, 2013